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POLICE CHIEF - CITY AND BOROUGH OF SITKA POLICE DEPARTMENT

 

Successful candidate must be a dynamic leader, an experienced manager and a practitioner of community policing principles.  This is a full time, grade 38 position.  Starting salary $93,620.80+ DOQ/E.

 

Principal Duties:  Plans, organizes, directs and oversees all police functions and personnel in the maintenance of public order and safety.  32 F/T Employees.  City Population - 8,690.  Works under the direct supervision of the Administrator.

 

Acceptable experience and training: Graduation from an accredited college or university with an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice, Police Science, Police Administration or a closely related field; andextensive law enforcement experience with a managerial role; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work.

 

Required skills: Comprehensive knowledge of local, State and Federal laws; comprehensive knowledge of the procedures and practices involved in Police Administration and law enforcement; integrity, ingenuity and inventiveness in the performance of assigned tasks.  This is a high visibility/high profile position.

 

Required Special qualifications:  Possession of a driver’s license issued by the State of Alaska; ability to pass a background check; graduation from a certified Police Academy; advanced certification by the Alaska Police Standards Council; graduation form the FBI National Academy or Southern Police Institute preferred.

 

Complete job description and F-3 Personal History Statement – APSC Officer at links below.   Return to Human Resources, City and Borough of Sitka, 100 Lincoln Street, Sitka AK 99835; fax (907) 747-1846 or email hr@cityofsitka.org.  Call (907) 747-1816 or hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.  First application review is April 22, 2019.  Open until filled.  The City and Borough of Sitka is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Job Description

F-3 Personal History Statement (no other application form will be accepted)

 

 

 

 

SITKA PUBLIC LIBRARY SEEKS PERMANENT, P/T LIBRARY ASSISTANT

 

15 Hrs/wk; $15/hr to start.   Applicants to serve as immediate contact point for patrons, must have good customer service, computer skills, and ability to work some evening and weekend hours.  Minimum qualifications include graduation from a high school or possession of a GED.  For applications and job description go to www.cityofsitka.com.  Contact 747-1816 or hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.  Application deadline: April 1, 2019.   EOE.

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

 

STREETS MAINTENANCE WORKER

 

$19.00 - $22.50/hr. DOE/Q.  Performs maintenance and light construction on Public Works facilities and related projects; performs related work as required.  The work is performed under the direct supervision of the Maintenance and Operations Superintendent but some leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative.  An employee in this class performs the duties of other employees in the Public Works Department or related departments as required or as assigned.  The nature of the work performed requires that an employee in this class establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Department and City employees and the public.  The principal duties of this class are performed in an outdoor environment which may involve adverse weather conditions and related hazards.

 

Acceptable experience and training includes graduation from HS Diploma/GED, some experience in the utility construction industry; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the work.  Must have, or be able to obtain, a CDL, CPR/First Aid certification; and Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection Provisional Level 1 certifications.

 

Application and Job Description available at link below.   Call 747-1816 or email hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions. Application deadline 3/28/2019.  Open Until Filled.     EOE.

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

 

SUMMER VISITOR SERVICES - HARRIGAN CENTENNIAL HALL

 

Harrigan Centennial Hall (HCH) seeks summer help with visitor information services and light janitorial/ maintenance work.  Two positions available – April 1 through November 30 – 40 hours per week. $15/hr.  Staff HCH visitor desk during tour ship visits, perform light janitorial and maintenance work.  Will train.   Applications available at www.cityofsitka.com.   HS Diploma/GED.  Inquiries to hr@cityofsitka.org or call 747-1816.  Application deadline March 22, 2019. EOE.

 

Employment Application

 

 

 

DISPATCH AND RECORDS CLERK - SITKA POLICE DEPARTMENT

 

$19.98 per hour/DOE - 100% employer-paid health, dental and vision benefits for employees and dependents.  Police Department is establishing a hiring list dispatch and records clerks.  Perform a variety of routine clerical, administrative, and technical work in receiving and dispatching routine and emergency information.  Knowledge of or ability to learn office practices and procedures and the use of office equipment and multi-line telephone system and multi-channel two-way radio. Knowledge of or ability to learn procedures and precedents for collecting, summarizing, and relating data which is highly confidential and/or sensitive. Ability to maintain confidentiality of information. Ability to learn access procedures and use of a variety of databases. The ability to deal effectively with persons of varied backgrounds. Must possess the ability to perform several tasks at once and deal effectively with high stress situations.  Must be at least 18 years of age with no serious criminal record, high school diploma or GED, ability to type 35 WPM. Selection process includes testing and background check.  On-site view of job specifications encouraged and can be scheduled by contacting Lyn at 747-3245. 

 

Application and Job Description available at link below.  Call 747-1816 or email hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.  Open until filled.   EOE.

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

 

SUPERVISORY SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

 

$68,244.80 to $81,120.00, annually, DOE.  Responsible for supervision of select staff and, in conjunction with expected transition in the department, the expectation to learn to prepare and/or review of all adjusting journal entries and reversing entries necessary to close the accounting cycle and prepare the adjusted trial balance for financial reporting. Assists in preparation for annual audit, interim quarterly financial statements, and other accounting reports as needed. The work is performed under the direct supervision of the Controller but considerable leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative.  As the department faces a period of transition of the next 1-4 years, the duties described will transition as well, with flexibility to assign duties suited for an individual’s strengths.

 

Acceptable Experience and Training include graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Accounting, or graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration or accounting or a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Business Administration or Finance with a minimum of 9 credit hours of accounting coursework including intermediate accounting and demonstrated technical competency through an accounting knowledge and skills test.  Must possess or have ability to possess driver’s license issued by the State of Alaska; ability to pass background check.

 

Application Form and Job Description available at the links below.  Call 747-1816 or hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.  Open Until Filled. EOE

 

Job Description

Benefit Summary

Employment Application

 

 

 

PLANNING DIRECTOR – DOE.

 

Plans, organizes and directs the overall planning, economic development, zoning, community development, land management and related functions within the City and Borough.  Supervise and perform short- and long-range planning, economic research and development, land development and management, zoning review, community development and state and federal grant functions in accordance with assigned responsibilities.  Direct supervision of Planner I.  Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Department and City employees, State and Federal officials and the public.  Principal duties performed in both a general office environment and at various fieldwork sites.

 

Application, job description and qualifications are available at links below.  Contact hr@cityofsitka.org or (907) 747-1816 with any questions.  EOE.   Open Until Filled.  

 

Job Description

Benefit Summary

Employment Application

 

 

 

ALL YEAR RECRUITMENT - POLICE OFFICERS

 

Sitka Police Department is establishing a hiring list for Police Officer.  Full-time, starting wage: $27.38 per hour/lateral transfers/shift differential DOE.  Benefits include accrued paid time off; 12 paid holidays; uniforms and equipment (excluding boots); 100% employer-paid health benefits (medical, dental and vision) for employee and dependents and PERS and SBS retirement plans.  Preference given to applicants with current certification as police officer.  Mandatory 12-hour shift work include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime, both scheduled and emergency with 4 days on/3 days off, 3 days on/4 days off.  Police Application Form and Job Description below.  

 

Must be at least 21 years of age, able to pass an extensive background check, high school diploma or GED, in possession of a driver’s license, and meet minimum standards of Alaska Police Standards Council for Police Officers.  Return completed applications to Human Resources, 100 Lincoln Street, Sitka AK 99835 or by fax (907) 747-1846 or email hr@cityofsitka.org.  Call (907) 747-1816 with any questions.  Application reviews on the 2nd and 16th of each month.  Open until filled.   EOE.

 

Police Officer Job Description

F-3 Application Form for Police Officers

(Please do not submit two-sided applications)

 

 

 

 

For all positions, send or fax completed single page applications (please do not submit applications copied front and back), resumes and references to:

The City and Borough of Sitka
Attn: Human Resources
100 Lincoln Street
Sitka, AK 99835
Human Resources: (907) 747-1816 Fax: (907) 747-1846
Email hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.

The City and Borough of Sitka is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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APPLICATIONS (Please submit in single-page format):

F-3 Application Form for Police Officers

Dispatch and Records Clerk Application

All other CBS Employment Application